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Review: Aladdin 2019

Aladdin

I had to prepare myself to watch this new adaptation of Aladdin. That preparation included changing my preconceived ideas about these “live-action adaptations”. For all of us that are reluctant to watch our childhood masterpieces brought to life again (and in some cases butchered), I’m trying to change my way of thinking. This brought me back to one of my favorite playwrights, William Shakespeare. How many different film adaptations of some of Shakespeare’s greatest works have been made? Moreover, how…

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The Worst TV Show Cancellations

The worst TV show cancellations of all time? There are many, and so many belong to Fox not allowing their SciFi series a chance to grow. Some of these on my list were at least eventually given a mini-series…

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Review: The Boys

When I heard about “The Boys” I was not enthused.  I’m burnt out on superheros.  Endgame came at the right time.  I’m not done with Marvel, but they can just chill their boots for awhile.  But then I heard…

Deadwood
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Review: The Deadwood Movie

I finally watched the “Deadwood” movie.  I think I was holding on to it and hoarding it with the feeling that if I didn’t watch it there would always be more Deadwood for me to see.  Eventually, I got…